The rescue groups on Thursday have began a drilling operation to peep into the ‘slush flushing tunnel’ 12 to 13 meters under the tunnel the place these groups are presently taking out slush from the Tapovan tunnel in Uttarakhand’s Chamoli district, the Indo-Tibetan Border Police (ITBP) knowledgeable.
In a series of tweets, ITBP knowledgeable that the drilling operations began at 2 am at the moment.
“Drilling operations began by rescue groups at 0200 AM to peep into the slush flushing tunnel 12 to 13 meters under. That is being completed from the tunnel the place rescue groups are presently taking out slush,” ITBP tweeted.
Drilling operations began by rescue groups at 0200 AM to peep into the slush flushing tunnel 12 to 13 meters under. That is being completed from the tunnel the place rescue groups are presently taking out slush.#UttarakhandGlacierBurst#TapovanTunnelpic.twitter.com/OgIaHD8ILZ
— ITBP (@ITBP_official) February 11, 2021
“The groups via boring operation will attempt to see whether or not the slush flushing tunnel under is evident of slush or in any other case to see probabilities of trapped individuals being rescued from there,” one other tweet from ITBP learn.
“Rescue groups have began the drilling operation to peep into the tunnel 12 meters under..we’re presently at 6.5,” knowledgeable Deputy Normal of Police (DGP) Uttarakhand Ashok Kumar.
Round 30 individuals are feared trapped inside.
As many as 32 our bodies have been recovered so removed from totally different areas hit by the glacier burst in Chamoli district, whereas 206 individuals are lacking contained in the Tapovan tunnel.
A joint group of ITBP, NDRF, SDRF and sister companies entered the tunnel yesterday.
A glacier broke within the Tapovan-Reni space of Chamoli District of Uttarakhand on Sunday, which led to large flooding in Dhauliganga and Alaknanda rivers and broken homes and the close by Rishiganga energy mission.